Applications Open for Hans Hartwig Ruthenberg-Graduate-Award!

Deadline: 30 April 2017 The Foundation Fiat Panis is currently inviting applicants for its Hans Hartwig Ruthenberg-Graduate-Award to contribute to the improvement of the food situation in countries with food deficits by supporting development oriented scientific research in Germany. Therefore the support of scientists seems particularly important to them. The foundation decided to intensify the support of qualified young scientists by honouring excellent diploma and master theses in the field … [Read more...]

British Embassy Panama City Call for Bids 2017: Panama Programme Fund

Deadline: 19 March 2017 British Embassy Panama City is seeking applications for its Panama Programme Fund to create the right conditions for growth in Panama, seeking to deliver real, measurable outcomes in support of development in the country. Funding Information Typical projects should range in value between £20,000 and £60,000 (with a minimum bid size of £5,000) and should aim to work with organizations from the government, civil society and the private sector. Projects must have … [Read more...]

FACCE SURPLUS: Call for Projects on Small scale Biorefineries

Deadline: 7 March 2017 In the frame of the ERA-NET FACCE SURPLUS (Sustainable and Resilient agriculture for food and non-food systems), 10 partners has launched a call for joint research projects on "Small scale Biorefineries". Recognizing that other initiatives are considering the scope and application of large-scale biorefineries in the EU context, the second call of FACCE SURPLUS will focus on the small-scale biorefinery concepts and their potential role in enhancing the sustainability and … [Read more...]

The Wildlife Conservation Society: Seeking Applications for Climate Adaptation Fund

Deadline: 7 April 2017 The Wildlife Conservation Society is seeking applications for its Climate Adaptation Fund - a program to support projects that implement effective interventions for wildlife adaptation to climate change. This year the Climate Adaptation Fund’s consideration of ecosystem and wildlife adaptation projects based in and around urban environments has been further defined in this year’s RFP. This focus on urban-based work does not replace, but is in addition to, continuing … [Read more...]

CORE Group Polio Project (CGPP) Request for Proposals: Inviting NGOs and Civil Society for Polio Eradication

Deadline: 17 March 2017 The CORE Group Polio Project (CGPP), funded by USAID and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is seeking proposals to support the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) in six countries: Ethiopia, Kenya, India, Nigeria, Somalia and South Sudan. Activities are implemented by individual US-based private voluntary organizations (PVOs) and local non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and overseen at the country level by a national CORE Group Secretariat. This is an … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan: Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects in Uganda

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The Embassy of Japan is seeking applications for its program entitled "Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects" to provide financial assistance to non-profit, development-oriented organizations so as to implement community development projects, which directly benefit people at a grassroots level. The Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Uganda initiated the GGP in 1992 with a project in Kampala. The number, sector, and region of the GGP have grown and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Australian Awards Pacific Scholarship (AAPS)!

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Applications are open for 2018 Australian Awards Pacific Scholarship (AAPS) to provide opportunities to study at selected educational institutions in the Pacific region. The purpose of the scholarships is for people to gain knowledge and skills which will help the development of their home country. Eligibility Criteria Applicants must be a citizen of the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia or the Republic of the Marshall Islands. Applicants … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Riga’s Small Grants Program: Inviting Latvian NGOs

Deadline: 20 March 2017 Applications are open for the U.S. Embassy Riga’s Small Grants Program to support initiatives that contribute to more open and competitive political and economic systems and the protection of human rights. Program Grants are aimed primarily at Latvian NGOs. Grants are awarded on the basis of a determination of need by the PAO staff. Funds are disbursed by the Public Affairs Officer or other public diplomacy grants officer. The implementing office at the … [Read more...]

CRDF Global: 2017 U.S. – Russian University Alternative Energy Research Competition

Deadline: 20 April 2017 CRDF Global is currently accepting proposals from joint teams of U.S. and Russian researchers employed by U.S. and Russian Universities focusing on alternative energy research as it applies directly to the following: Renewable and alternative energy for electricity (solar, wind, wave, geothermal) Renewable and alternative energy for fuels (chemical and biofuels) Research projects may address any aspect of alternative energy production within these two … [Read more...]

Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship and Research Grant 2017

Deadline: 13 April 2017 The Centre for East European Studies of University of Warsaw is seeking applications for its Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship and Research Grant 2017. The scholarship and the research grant are open to candidates from Central Europe, the Balkans, the Baltic States, Eastern Europe, Russia, Central Asia & the Caucasus. The scholarship holder will be given the opportunity to conduct academic research in Poland during the 2017/2018 academic year in collaboration with … [Read more...]

UNDP – GEF Small Grants Programme: Building Local to Global Coalitions for Chemicals and Waste Management

Deadline: 3 March 2017 Applications are open for the Small Grants Programme (SGP) of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) that is implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). SGP grant-making in over 125 countries promotes community-based innovation, capacity development, and empowerment through sustainable development projects of communities local civil society organizations with special consideration for indigenous peoples, women, and youth. The goal of the chemicals … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Neotropical Grassland Conservancy Memorial Grants!

Deadline: 1 March 2017 The Neotropical Grassland Conservancy (NGC) is currently seeking applications from researchers of Latin America for its Memorial Grants to promote conservation research. The NGC’s mission is to make a long-term difference for Neotropical grasslands by helping launch careers in conservation in important areas. Types of Grants Peter Rittenhouse Kellogg, Jr. Memorial Fund Grant This award of up to $10,000 is given annually to exceptional projects, which will … [Read more...]

Voice’s Mali Influence Grant: Giving Voice to Marginalized and Discriminated Groups

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Voice is seeking applications for its Mali Influence Grant to target civil society organizations and networks to strengthen their capacity to lobby and advocate and to give voice to marginalized and discriminated groups. All organizations, whether formal, platforms or civil society networks, may be eligible for Voice grants. Grants awarded by Voice should focus on the themes and objectives defined by Voice in Mali. A request is rejected if it does not sufficiently … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships!

Deadline: 15 June 2017 Applications are open for Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships that is designed for outstanding Indians residing in India to pursue a master's degree program at selected U.S. colleges and universities in the areas of Arts and Culture Management including Heritage Conservation and Museum Studies; Environmental Science/Studies; Higher Education Administration; International Legal Studies; Public Administration; Public Health; Urban and Regional Planning; and Women's … [Read more...]

National Endowment for the Humanities: Digital Humanities Advancement Grants

Deadline: 6 June 2017 National Endowment for the Humanities is seeking applications for its Digital Humanities Advancement Grants (DHAG) to support digital projects throughout their lifecycles, from early start-up phases through implementation and long-term sustainability. Experimentation, reuse, and extensibility are hallmarks of this grant category, leading to innovative work that can scale to enhance research, teaching, and public programming in the humanities. Digital Humanities … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Grants Program: Inviting Applications from Ethiopians

Deadline: Various Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program (SSHP): 13 April 2017 PEPFAR Small Grants Program: 13 April 2017 Julia Taft Fund for Refugees: 31 May 2017 The U.S. Embassy is seeking applications for its  "Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program (SSHP), PEPFAR Small Grants Program, and Julia Taft Fund for Refugees to support projects initiated by Ethiopian NGOs, community- and faith-based groups, and civic associations focused on small-scale community-based activities … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Colombo Public Affairs Section: Grants Program for Maldives 2017

Deadline: 14 April 2017 The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section (PAS) is seeking applications for its Public Diplomacy Grants Program for Maldives 2017. Grants are intended for local representatives of civil society including non-governmental organizations, cultural institutions, universities, schools, and individuals. Goals Promote tolerance, by funding proposals that combat hate and build community cohesion; engage at-risk youth; promote digital literacy; and engage communities on … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Feed the Future’s Data Driven Farming Prize!

Deadline: 6 April 2017 Feed the Future is seeking applications for Data Driven Farming Prize, that will look for tools and approaches that source, analyze and translate data into actionable, timely and context-specific information for smallholder farmers to improve value from agricultural productivity. Feed the Future believes in helping farmers extract maximum value from local agricultural production by increasing their access to the data and information they need to make more effective … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Moldova: Call for Proposals for Civil Society Promotion

Deadline: 28 April 2017 The Embassy of the United States of America in Chisinau, Moldova has launched a Call for Proposals for Civil Society Promotion under Democracy Commission Small Grants Program in order to support a wide range of democratic and market economy themes. However, this call for proposals will focus on promotion of civil society. The Democracy Commission Grants Program has been implemented in Moldova since 1996, providing support to Moldovan NGOs and mass media to carry out … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Togo: Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Togo is seeking applications for its Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program to provide financial assistance to small, community-based development projects. Special consideration is given to projects that have the potential to generate income. Funding Information Project funding is limited to US$5,000. However, the usual grant amount is significantly lower. Requests for smaller grants are encouraged and often have a better chance of obtaining … [Read more...]

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